EXAMPLES | . Computers Uniform Resource Locator: a protocol for specifying addresses on the Internet. an address that identifies a particular file on the Internet, usually consisting of the protocol, as http, followed by the domain name.
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Examples from the Web for url Contemporary Examples of url British Dictionary definitions for url abbreviation for uniform resource locator; a standardized address of a location on the internet, esp on the World Wide Web
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Word Origin and History for url
by 1990, initialism from
uniform resource locator.
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Short for Uniform Resource Locator. An Internet address (for example, http://www.hmco.com/trade/), usually consisting of the access protocol ( http), the domain name ( www.hmco.com), and optionally the path to a file or resource residing on that server ( trade).
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abbreviation for Universal Resource Locator, a title that refers to the formal address of a document on the Internet.
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